ASeTTS Board, staff and volunteers are drawn from a wide range of backgrounds.

ASeTTS Board

Antonio Giometti
Position: Chairperson & Finance, Audit and Risk Committee Member
Board Member since: October 2010
Mr Giometti has extensive experience in leadership, stakeholder engagement, project and change management, and business re-engineering.

Dr Bernadette Wright
Position: Vice Chairperson
Board Member Since: October 2013
Dr Wright has extensive experience in Transcultural Mental Health including community development, stakeholder engagement and research.

Tim Blackburn
Position: Treasurer & Finance, Audit and Risk Committee Chair
Board Member since: October 2014
Mr Blackburn has a wealth of experience in taxation, financial accounting and business management.

Pratthana Hunt
Position: Board Member
Board Member since: November  2018
Ms Hunt has experience in working in the public sector, and has volunteered in programs that provide support to youths from refugee backgrounds.

Yousef Parsapour
Position: Board Member
Board Member since: UV Rep from March 2017 to Dec 2018; Board member since Dec 2018

Mr Yousef Parsapour was a client of ASeTTS when he came to Australia as a refugee from Iran over 8 years ago. He joined United Voices which provided him with an opportunity to become a representative of United Voices on the Board at ASeTTS. Yousef took up his appointment as Board member in 2018. Yousef brings a unique understanding from a client perspective and being actively involved with various groups.

Hossein Nezhad Amrei
Position: Board Member – UV Delegate
Board Member since: March 2019
Mr Nezhad Amrei is the nominated United Voices delegate for the Board of ASeTTS. Hossein is a passionate Human Rights activist originally from Iran. He is a member of Untied Voices since 2016 and has been a volunteer for RUAH for over 4 years.

Leadership team

Vivienne Hardy
Position: Chief Executive Officer
Ms Hardy has over 20 years’ experience in commercial and NFP business and general management.

Should you wish to contact any member of our Board:

C/- ASeTTS, 286 Beaufort Street , Perth , Western Australia
Tel: (08) 9227 2736
Fax: (08) 9227 2777

ASeTTS Staff:

ASeTTS employs over 40 staff and enjoys the support of dozens of WA volunteers.

ASeTTS staff are all experienced professionals with formal qualifications in psychology, social work, counselling, the social sciences or administration. Ongoing professional development and supervision ensures staff are up to date with current trends and able to provide professional and relevant services for our clients.